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Game Day

Head to the Community Room every Wednesday afternoon for video games and board games. Kids and teens are welcome to participate. Free. No...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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Learn to Code: Python Coding Class for Kids and Teens

The jobs of the future are in computer science.  This program will teach children, ages 10 and up, the basics of Python coding while allowing them to...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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LEGO Builders / Constructores de LEGO

Join our Lego Builders where children have the opportunity to expand their creativity and imagination through the power of play, all while...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room or Children's Area

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Taste the World: Snacks from Around the World

Sample snacks from around the world. Enjoy snacks from a different country each month, and test your knowledge about the featured country with a quiz! TeenHQ...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Reading to Children

Join Ms Leena, our trained volunteer, as she reads to children in the Children's Area. Children  can choose the stories they wish to hear, or our...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Children's Area

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teensReach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets on the second Wednesday of the month. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be a leader...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Teen Room

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Homework Club

Need a little extra help with homework? Need to practice for a big test coming up or a quiet place to study? Come to the Alum Rock Library Branch and get help...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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Math Tutoring (K - 9th grades)

Tutoring for students in K-9th grades. Teen volunteers will provide homework help and assistance to problems you do not know.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. No registration required...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade who...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Tully Community Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No registration...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Homework Club for Kids

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. No registration required...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade who...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading to Furry Friends

This program encourages children to practice reading through reading to therapy dogs.  If your child loves dogs or if your child needs practice...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading to Children with Lee

Our volunteer Lee reads to children in the storytime area. Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with our reader, and they can choose the stories they...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Cambrian Branch Library

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U.S. Citizenship Mock Interview

Practice your citizenship interview! To become a naturalized U.S. citizen, you must pass the naturalization test.  During the citizenship mock...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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U.S. Citizenship Class

Are you in the process of becoming a United States citizen? We can give you information regarding the Naturalization Process: Who can apply What...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL Class Level 2-High Beginning Speaking-Listening - A Conversation...

This approach to critical thinking in both the Reading/Writing and Listening/Speaking strands challenges students to move beyond basic comprehension to higher-...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Room

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Math Tutoring (K - 8th grades)

Tutoring for students in  K-8th grades. Teen volunteers will provide homework help and assistance to problems you do not know.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? A trained volunteer will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. No registration required....

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library

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Homework Club - Club de tareas

Our homework club provides after school support for students in grades K–8. Dedicated homework coaches are ready to answer questions and help with homework in...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Citizenship Mock Interview

Learn citizenship vocabulary, Civics, U.S History and Government while practicing for your citizenship interview. If your citizenship interview is coming up,...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Community Room

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teensReach meeting

Every third Wednesday of the month. November and December meetings will be on the second Wednesday 11/14 and 12/12. This leadership and volunteer...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, FLC room

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Citizenship Class

This course is for lawful permanent residents who want to become citizens. Students will learn about the civics (U.S. history and government) questions on the...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Community Room

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Coding 5K Challenge: Animation Using Scratch

PROGRAM IS FULL Children ages 8-12 are invited to this intermediate-level coding program using Scratch. Participants will create fun and complex animated...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Tech Center